Category: WSIC State News

WSIC Statewide News Stories

Children’s Home Society of North Carolina Receives $8M Donation from Philanthropist MacKenzie Scott

The gift is the largest single unrestricted donation in the 120-year history of the North Carolina based organization. The Children’s…

July 4th Fireworks Cancelled in Several Towns Due to Recent Deadly Explosion

WRAL TV is reporting that some North Carolina towns are canceling their July 4th celebrations after a…

Roy Cooper Tests Positive for Covid

Roy Cooper said yesterday that he has tested positive for COVID-19. Cooper’s office released a statement saying…

The Hill is reporting that as we reach the halfway mark of an exciting primary season, turnout…

People Hospitalized and 5 Evacuated After Pool After Possible Chemical Reaction in Water

A possible reaction between chemicals in a private pool in Asheville sent several to the hospital over…

Raleigh Man Wins Big with NC Education Lottery

A Raleigh man walked home with $2 million extra Friday after treating himself to a $20 scratch-off…

Veteran FDNY Firefighter Dies While on Family Vacation at Biltmore House

Officials from the Biltmore Estate announced that one person died on Friday afternoon when a tree fell…

Elections Slated for 15 NC Counties on July 26th

Voters in 15 North Carolina counties will go to the polls on July 26th in a mix…

North Carolina’s May Employment Figures Released 

The state’s seasonally adjusted May 2022 unemployment rate was 3.4 percent, remaining unchanged from April’s revised rate….

3 Injured in Small Plane Crash at Camp in Western NC Mountains

Three people were injured when a small engine plane crashed at 6pm yesterday at Camp Kahdalea near Rosman, emergency…